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Upper respiratory infection

Upper respiratory infection: Introduction

Upper respiratory infection: The occurrence of an infection of the upper respiratory tract. See detailed information below for a list of 3 causes of Upper respiratory infection, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Medications or substances causing Upper respiratory infection:

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Upper respiratory infection

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Misdiagnosis and Upper respiratory infection

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria, but can also kill...read more »

Sinusitis is overdiagnosed: There is a tendency to give a diagnosis of sinusitis, when the condition is really a harmless complication of another infection, such as a common cold....read more »

Whooping cough often undiagnosed: Although most children in the Western world have been immunized against whooping cough (also called "pertussis"), this protection wears off after about 15 years. Thus, any teen or adult with a persistent cough...read more »

Chronic lung diseases hard to diagnose: Some of the chronic lung diseases are difficult to diagnose. Even the well-knowns conditions such as asthma or lung cancer often fail to be diagnosed early. Some of the chronic lung diseases with diagnostic...read more »

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Upper respiratory infection: Related Rare Diseases

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Upper respiratory infection: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Definitions of Upper respiratory infection:

Infection of the upper respiratory tract
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)

Detailed list of causes of Upper respiratory infection

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How Common are these Causes of Upper respiratory infection?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Upper respiratory infection. Of the 3 causes of Upper respiratory infection that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 3 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Upper respiratory infection:

The following list of conditions have 'Upper respiratory infection' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Medical Conditions associated with Upper respiratory infection:

Cold-like symptoms (712 causes), Respiratory symptoms (5166 causes), Respiratory tract symptoms (5166 causes), Infection-related symptoms (1293 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Nose symptoms (2080 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Temperature symptoms (2497 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes)

Symptoms related to Upper respiratory infection:

Cough (1407 causes), Cold-like symptoms (712 causes), Flu-like symptoms (168 causes), Common cold (712 causes), Runny nose (754 causes), Adenoviridae Infections, Adenovirus infection in immunocompromised patients, Reye's Syndrome (10 causes)

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